|2013 NFL on FOX Week 9 Odds & Over/Under Total: Eagles vs. Raiders|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 01 November 2013 14:00|
Eagles vs. Raiders Odds
Oakland is 3-4 on the year, 3-1 at home and 4-2-1 against the spread. Philadelphia is 3-5 overall, 3-1 on the road and 3-5 against the spread. Oakland has won three of the last four meetings with the Eagles and covered in four straight meetings.
Trends show that the Eagles are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 games in November and 7-18-1 ATS in their last 26 games on grass. Oakland is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 home games.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Oakland is the favorite at home, as the Raiders have odds of -1 point against the Eagles. The over/under total for the game has been set at 45.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for the game had the Raiders favored by 1 and the spread hasn’t changed. The over/under total opened at 45 points and dipped to 44.5 before moving up to 45.5.
Oakland is coming off a 21-18 win over Pittsburgh at home last week. The Raiders have won two of their last three coming into this game and the defense has been a big reason why, holding opponents to just 330.9 yards per game. Offensively, Oakland is posting just 313.9 yards per game. Terrelle Pryor has thrown for 1,149 yards and five touchdowns while rushing for 391 yards and a score to lead the offense. Charles Woodson is leading the defense with 37 tackles, one sack, one interception and two fumble recoveries.
The Eagles are coming off a 15-7 loss to the New York Giants last week. The Eagles have now lost two straight and scored just 10 points combined in those two games. It is the fourth time this season Philadelphia has been held to 20 points or less. The offense is averaging nearly 400 yards per game, but not finding points. Defensively, the team is allowing over 400 yards per game. Nick Foles gets the start at quarterback this week for the Eagles. He has 622 passing yards with six touchdowns and no interceptions. LeSean McCoy has rushed for 733 yards and three scores to lead the offense.
In terms of Injuries, Oakland linebacker Miles Burris (knee) and lineman Andre Gurode (knee) are both questionable. Philadelphia receiver Damaris Johnson (ankle) and linebacker Jake Knott (hamstring) are also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Oakland, as the Raiders are getting 81% of the wagers with odds of -1 point against Philadelphia on Sunday.